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  1. Senior Member
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    #11

    Re: Some verbs to describe a dance

    Quote Originally Posted by Tarheel View Post
    That's the tango, isn't it? (Why do you need "such" there?)
    I use such for putting emphasis. Is my sentence wrong?

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    #12

    Re: Some verbs to describe a dance

    Quote Originally Posted by alpacinoutd View Post
    I use "such for adding emphasis. Is my sentence wrong?
    My first impulse is to say the tango doesn't need any help. It speaks for itself.

    My opinion is that you have one extra word there, but a less picky person would find no fault with it. All in all, you're doing quite well.
    Not a professional teacher

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